In this segment, Sam Rasouli of Muslim Peacemaker Team discusses the situation in Iraq and the relationships between Iraqis of various religions and ethnicities, as well as explaining the complete lack of possibility for a civil war occurring in Iraq.
An old-style propaganda film with out-dated war footage combined with updated propaganda animation elements. The film is set to a remix of the Modeste P. Moussorsky song "A Night on Bald Mountain". This film explores the ideas of mass mis-information campaigns, governmental scare tactics and oudated war tactics in the 21st century. ( 16 reviews ) Topics: War Propaganda Animation, War on Terrorism, Government Corruption
PRESS CONFERENCE IN SUPPORT OF SUZANNE SWIFT Veterans For Peace National Convention, Seattle, WA August 12, 2006 www.suzanneswift.org www.veteransforpeace.orgwww.couragetoresist.orgwww.ivaw.net "Suzanne Swift is a veteran of the Iraq war who is now held in custody at Fort Lewis, Washington. Suzanne had completed a tour of duty in Iraq, where she was sexually harassed and assaulted at the hands of three of her commanding officers continuing over the course of her entire deployment. Her...
In a talk given September 19, 2004, Hersh predicts the Bush "victory" and warns what a second administration will entail. The talk was sponsored by the Washington bookstore Politics and Prose. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Election 2004, Iraq, Abu Ghraib
A prophetic music video about the real motivations underlying fanaticism in all its incarnations. This film was produced independently by Singing Fools in 1985 after the group's shortlived contract with A&M Records which had seen the Ottawa-based duo sell their masterpiece nuclear dancercise hit, "The Apocalypso", to Herb Alpert for a measly $100 advance and a grilled cheese platter in Scarborough. This controversial video was based on a controversial if prescient song originally... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: jihad, Holy War, God, love, fanaticism, Singing Fools, Bertrand Russell, Shah
War is Peace: a focused look at how US Veterans and current soldiers view the US military policy and support for returning troops. Features the first part of an interview with Michael Franti a musician and activist during his recent tour in Iraq, Palestine, and Isreal. Also presented is a discussion with Verna Avery Brown of Pacifica Radio on the possible renewal of the draft. Topics: activism, TV, show
Winning entry 9-11 age category, 1st Ital Kwanza Film Festival 2006. A surreal look at the revolutionary struggle against imperialism. Guerrilla warfare and western ambivilance to the reality of death on third world people provide a backdrop for hard hitting hip hop social commentary. Topics: revolution, iraq, rebellion, uprising, insurrection, war, guerilla warfare, hip hop, 50 cent,...